Facing out toward the StubHub Center field, which Monday was serving as the location for a diner commercial, Chargers general manager Tom Telesco opened his league-mandated pre-draft news conference with the most honest statement of the day.
He wasn’t going to say much, he said, almost apologizing to reporters. At draft time, every word, every thought might tip a team’s hand to the rest of the league. And instead of just boldly bluffing, saying as little as possible is probably the safer bet.
But in the course of his draft discussion, Telesco noted something that could give insight into the team’s thinking ahead of Thursday’s NFL draft.
“This year’s draft seems a...
San Diego Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers (17) hands the ball off to running back Ryan Mathews (24) during the first quarter against the Miami Dolphins at Qualcomm Stadium.